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67 terms
Science Olympiad
astronomer
atom
bacteria
behavior
a scientist who studies heavenly bodies such as black holes,…
smallest particle of a chemical element.
simplest of creatures that are considered alive. Bacteria are…
manner of behaving or acting.
astronomer
a scientist who studies heavenly bodies such as black holes,…
atom
smallest particle of a chemical element.
65 terms
Science Olympiad
specific gravity
emulsion
coriolis effect
resonance
Relative density, or specific gravity, is the ratio of the de…
an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a co…
(physics) an effect whereby a body moving in a rotating frame…
the quality imparted to voiced speech sounds by the action of…
specific gravity
Relative density, or specific gravity, is the ratio of the de…
emulsion
an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a co…
16 terms
science olympiad
statement of problem
Hypothesis
Control Variable
Independent Variable
A problem statement is a brief description of the issues that…
a proposition, or set of propositions, set forth as an explan…
Also called control. Statistics. a person, group, event, etc.…
a variable that is intentionally changed to observe its effec…
statement of problem
A problem statement is a brief description of the issues that…
Hypothesis
a proposition, or set of propositions, set forth as an explan…
9 terms
Science Olympiad
Caddisfly Larvae
Dragonfly Nymph
Diving Beetle
Diving Beetle Larvae
Caddisfly Larvae
Dragonfly Nymph
13 terms
Science Olympiad Food Science
Benedict's solution
Biuret's Reagent
Iodine solution
Brown Bag Test
Tests for reducing sugars, or a sugar with a free aldehyde
Detects the presence of proteins
Used to detect starch
Tests for lipids (fats)
Benedict's solution
Tests for reducing sugars, or a sugar with a free aldehyde
Biuret's Reagent
Detects the presence of proteins
136 terms
Science Olympiad Meteorology
air mass
continental polar (cP)
continental tropical (cT)
maritime polar (mP)
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
unstable, warm, dry air mass that forms over land... Winter - wa…
unstable cold, moist air mass that forms over cold oceans--…
air mass
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
continental polar (cP)
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
93 terms
Science Olympiad Fossils 2015
Order Fusulinida (Fusulinids)
Genus Nummulites
Genus Astraeospongia
Genus Hydnoceras
Order Fusulinida (Fusulinids)
Genus Nummulites
142 terms
Science Olympiad Meteorology - 2016
air mass
continental polar (cP)
continental tropical (cT)
maritime polar (mP)
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
unstable, warm, dry air mass that forms over land... Winter - wa…
unstable cold, moist air mass that forms over cold oceans--…
air mass
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
continental polar (cP)
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
65 terms
Science Olympiad Vocabulary
absorb
accumulation
acquired physical trait
adaptation
To soak up or take in. Example: A sponge absorbs water.
Where rainwater gathers together on Earth, making puddles, po…
A trait that is acquired due to lifestyle or environment. Exa…
A structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
absorb
To soak up or take in. Example: A sponge absorbs water.
accumulation
Where rainwater gathers together on Earth, making puddles, po…
174 terms
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD ECOLOGY 2016
Succession
Primary Succession
Secondary Succession
Extinction
The replacement of one community by another, developing towar…
The ecological succession of vegetation that occurs in passin…
The development of biotic communities in an area where the na…
No remaining living organisms; gone forever
Succession
The replacement of one community by another, developing towar…
Primary Succession
The ecological succession of vegetation that occurs in passin…
197 terms
Science Olympiad Invasive Species
Asian Citrus Psyllid
Asian Long-Horned Beetle
Asian Tiger Mosquito
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Diaphorina citri
Anoplophora glabripennis
Aedes albopictus
Halyomorpha halys
Asian Citrus Psyllid
Diaphorina citri
Asian Long-Horned Beetle
Anoplophora glabripennis
21 terms
Science Olympiad NC Bugs
American dog tick or wood tick
European earwig
giant waterbug
grey silverfish
American dog tick or wood tick
European earwig
135 terms
Fossils - Science Olympiad
sandstone
Foraminifera (Forams)
porifera
siltstone
sandstone
Foraminifera (Forams)
120 terms
Microbe Mission Science Olympiad
Microbe
Eukaryotic Cell
Prokaryotic Cell
Prion
A microscopic form of life including bacterial, archaeal, fun…
A complex cell in which the genetic material is organized int…
An organism that lacks a membrane-bound nucleus, mitochondria…
An infectious agent composed entirely of protein material, th…
Microbe
A microscopic form of life including bacterial, archaeal, fun…
Eukaryotic Cell
A complex cell in which the genetic material is organized int…
120 terms
Microbe Mission Science Olympiad
Microbe
Eukaryotic Cell
Prokaryotic Cell
Prion
A microscopic form of life including bacterial, archaeal, fun…
A complex cell in which the genetic material is organized int…
An organism that lacks a membrane-bound nucleus, mitochondria…
An infectious agent composed entirely of protein material, th…
Microbe
A microscopic form of life including bacterial, archaeal, fun…
Eukaryotic Cell
A complex cell in which the genetic material is organized int…
60 terms
Skeletal Bones Science Olympiad
Frontal
Parietal
Temporal
Occipital
Frontal
Parietal
62 terms
Science Olympiad
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
0-12 kilometers-Contains 75% of gasses in the atmosphere. Thi…
12-50 km above Earth's surface. Temperature is constant (abou…
50-80 km above Earth's surface. Temperature drops to about -1…
80 km and bey0nd. Name means "heat sphere". Air is very thin.…
Troposphere
0-12 kilometers-Contains 75% of gasses in the atmosphere. Thi…
Stratosphere
12-50 km above Earth's surface. Temperature is constant (abou…
36 terms
Science Olympiad Wind Power
Wind Turbine
Torque
Air density
Windmill
a turbine having a large vaned wheel rotated by the wind to g…
a twisting force that tends to cause rotation.
Mass density is a measure of the mass of a substance per unit…
a building with sails or vanes that turn in the wind and gene…
Wind Turbine
a turbine having a large vaned wheel rotated by the wind to g…
Torque
a twisting force that tends to cause rotation.
50 terms
Skeletal Muscles, Science Olympiad
Frontalis
Orbicularis oris
Orbicularis oculi
Occipitofrontalis
Origin: galea aponeurotica... Insertion: skin of eyebrows and ro…
Origin: maxilla and mandible... Insertion: muscle and skin at an…
Origin: frontal and mazillary bones and ligaments around orbi…
Origin: epicranial aponeurosis... Insertion: (frontal belly) ski…
Frontalis
Origin: galea aponeurotica... Insertion: skin of eyebrows and ro…
Orbicularis oris
Origin: maxilla and mandible... Insertion: muscle and skin at an…
17 terms
Science Olympiad
absorb
acid rain
angle
antenna
soak up
harmful precipitation
line degrees
bugs feelers
absorb
soak up
acid rain
harmful precipitation
8 terms
science olympiad
concave mirror
convex mirror
optics
laser pointer
A curved mirror is a mirror with a curved reflective surface,…
A curved mirror is a mirror with a curved reflective surface,…
the scientific study of sight and the behavior of light, or t…
a pen-shaped pointing device that contains a small diode lase…
concave mirror
A curved mirror is a mirror with a curved reflective surface,…
convex mirror
A curved mirror is a mirror with a curved reflective surface,…
67 terms
Science Olympiad
Cornea
Iris
Lense
Retina
Front part of the tough outer coat, the sclera. It is convex…
Pigmented - decides the colour of your eyes - so light cannot…
Transparent, biconvex, flexible disc behind the iris attached…
The lining of the back of eye containing two types of photore…
Cornea
Front part of the tough outer coat, the sclera. It is convex…
Iris
Pigmented - decides the colour of your eyes - so light cannot…
120 terms
Crave the Wave Science Olympiad
linear motion
harmonic motion
cycle
pendulum
motion that goes from one place to another without repeating
motion that repeats in cycles
a unit of motion that repeats
a device that swings back and forth due to the force of gravity
linear motion
motion that goes from one place to another without repeating
harmonic motion
motion that repeats in cycles
30 terms
Ecology - Science Olympiad
adaptation
Cacti have adapted to living in the de…
Polar bears have adapted to living in…
abiotic
how the characteristics of a species change over many generat…
...developing a special stem to store water.
...developing thick fur & layers of blubber to stay warm.
non-living things in an environment (sun, water, light, preci…
adaptation
how the characteristics of a species change over many generat…
Cacti have adapted to living in the de…
...developing a special stem to store water.
99 terms
Fossils Science Olympiad
Fusulinid... The Fusulinida is an extinct…
Nummulites... Large lenticular fossil, ch…
Astraeospongia... a genus of saucer-shape…
Hydnoceras... The Glass Sponge gets its n…
Fusulinid... The Fusulinida is an extinct…
Nummulites... Large lenticular fossil, ch…
16 terms
Science Olympiad Wind Power
Solar Power
Wind Power
Hydroelectric Power
Tidal Power
Converts sunlight to energy using photovoltaic cells. Expensi…
Uses turbines to generate energy. Unsightly and unreliable in…
Converts movement of water into energy, usually with turbines…
Type of hydroelectric power that uses the movement of water c…
Solar Power
Converts sunlight to energy using photovoltaic cells. Expensi…
Wind Power
Uses turbines to generate energy. Unsightly and unreliable in…
60 terms
Skeletal Bones-Science Olympiad
Frontal
Parietal
Temporal
Occipital
Frontal
Parietal
30 terms
Wildlife Safari - Science Olympiad
adaptation
Cacti have adapted to living in the de…
Polar bears have adapted to living in…
abiotic
how the characteristics of a species change over many generat…
...developing a special stem to store water.
...developing thick fur & layers of blubber to stay warm.
non-living things in an environment (sun, water, light, preci…
adaptation
how the characteristics of a species change over many generat…
Cacti have adapted to living in the de…
...developing a special stem to store water.
31 terms
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD
shingles
describe the major functions of the br…
describe the major functions of the me…
describe the major functions of the po…
a reactivation of the chickenpox virus in the body, causing a…
the brain stem regulated vital basic functions like regulatio…
carries out and regulates life sustaining that are done invol…
connects the upper and lower parts of the brain
shingles
a reactivation of the chickenpox virus in the body, causing a…
describe the major functions of the br…
the brain stem regulated vital basic functions like regulatio…
83 terms
Science Olympiad Anatomy BONES
Cranium
Face
Hyoid Bone
Vertebral Column
The part of the skull that encloses the brain. Made up of var…
A. Parietal Bone... B. Frontal Bone... C. Nasal Bone... D. Temporal Bo…
A U-shaped bone at the base of the tongue the supports the mu…
The spine, which is made up of three types of vertebrae and t…
Cranium
The part of the skull that encloses the brain. Made up of var…
Face
A. Parietal Bone... B. Frontal Bone... C. Nasal Bone... D. Temporal Bo…
6 terms
Food Science (Science Olympiad)
Condensed milk
All natural honey
Goat milk
1% milk
Condensed milk
All natural honey
31 terms
Reach for The Stars Science Olympiad
aquila
Aquarius
Auriga
Bootes
Star: Altair , Deep Sky Object: W49 region
Deep Sky Object: NGC 7293, Helix Nebula
Star: Capella
Star: Arcturus
aquila
Star: Altair , Deep Sky Object: W49 region
Aquarius
Deep Sky Object: NGC 7293, Helix Nebula
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
44 terms
Science Olympiad
Japanese Honeysuckle
Kudzu
hemlock wooly adelgid
emerald ash borer
-woody vine found in most of North Carolina ... -follows natural…
-leafy vine that can grow to a range of 32-100 feet long... -lea…
-small aphid like bug that has become a serious pest to hemlo…
-wreaked havoc on millions of ash tree in the Midwest and cou…
Japanese Honeysuckle
-woody vine found in most of North Carolina ... -follows natural…
Kudzu
-leafy vine that can grow to a range of 32-100 feet long... -lea…
66 terms
Science Olympiad Rock Hound
Albite
Almandine
Amazonite
Apatite
Description: White, tan, or cream feldspar. ... Hardness: 6-6.5…
Dark red, garnet.
Bright green feldspar.
Usually green or purple, but can be almost any color.
Albite
Description: White, tan, or cream feldspar. ... Hardness: 6-6.5…
Almandine
Dark red, garnet.
85 terms
Science Olympiad
gas
geologist
global warming
grains
solid, liquid, ___
studies earth
earth hotter
in bread
gas
solid, liquid, ___
geologist
studies earth
85 terms
science olympiad
kay antonelli
archimedes
aristarchus
neil armstrong
computer programming
invented screw pump/pulleys
1st helio-centric (sun-centered) model of universe
1st man to walk on the moon
kay antonelli
computer programming
archimedes
invented screw pump/pulleys
13 terms
Science Olympiad Food Science
Benedict's solution
Biuret's Reagent
Iodine solution
Brown Bag Test
Tests for reducing sugars, or a sugar with a free aldehyde
Detects the presence of proteins
Used to detect starch
Tests for lipids (fats)
Benedict's solution
Tests for reducing sugars, or a sugar with a free aldehyde
Biuret's Reagent
Detects the presence of proteins
127 terms
Fossils - Science Olympiad 2016
Foraminifera (Forams). Hole-bearers
poriferra
Permineralization
Petrification/silicification
When the pores of the plant materials, bones and shells are i…
When the organic matter is completely replaced by minerals an…
Foraminifera (Forams). Hole-bearers
poriferra
46 terms
Food Science Science Olympiad
Viscosity
lipids
carbohydrates
starches
resistance of a liquid to sheer forces (and hence to flow)
fats and oils
the starches and sugars present in foods
Complex carbohydrates that are composed of many sugars linked…
Viscosity
resistance of a liquid to sheer forces (and hence to flow)
lipids
fats and oils
Science Olympiad, Food Science ^-^
Role of lipids
Role of Carbohydrates
Role of Proteins
What are the standard labeling regulat…
warmth, stores energy, protection, basic building blocks from…
Provides energy, brain function and operation of organs,
building blocks(muscle,), repair, maintainence, source of ene…
Role of lipids
warmth, stores energy, protection, basic building blocks from…
Role of Carbohydrates
Provides energy, brain function and operation of organs,
15 terms
Science Olympiad
Aerodynamic
Air pollution
Aftershock
Air quality
Of or relating to aerodynamics of or having a shap that reduc…
The presence in or introduction into the air of a substance w…
A smaller earthquake following the main shock of the larger e…
The degree to which the ambient air is pollution free, assess…
Aerodynamic
Of or relating to aerodynamics of or having a shap that reduc…
Air pollution
The presence in or introduction into the air of a substance w…
26 terms
Science Olympiad
Alka-seltzer
Baking soda
Calcium carbonate
Sodium acetate
powder used for heart burn and indigestion and can also be us…
powder used in baking and can be used when cleaning laundry a…
powder used medically as a calcium supplement or as an antaci…
Powder often used to season foods and can often be found on p…
Alka-seltzer
powder used for heart burn and indigestion and can also be us…
Baking soda
powder used in baking and can be used when cleaning laundry a…
15 terms
Science Olympiad
Epilepsy
Alzheimer's
Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson's
a neurological disorder in which victims experience seizures.…
Neurons in the brain die and this causes people to not be abl…
Myelin sheaths around neurons degenerates making it hard for…
Affects neurons in the substantia nigra which helps with move…
Epilepsy
a neurological disorder in which victims experience seizures.…
Alzheimer's
Neurons in the brain die and this causes people to not be abl…
157 terms
Meterology Science Olympiad 2015
air mass
continental polar (cP)
continental tropical (cT)
maritime polar (mP)
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
unstable, warm, dry air mass that forms over land... Winter - wa…
unstable cold, moist air mass that forms over cold oceans--…
air mass
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, an…
continental polar (cP)
cold, dry stable air mass that forms over land
73 terms
Science Olympiad
Gas
Graph
Gravity
Heat
An air-like substance that expands freely to fill any space a…
A diagram showing the relationship between two variables
The force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth
To cause something to become warm or hot.
Gas
An air-like substance that expands freely to fill any space a…
Graph
A diagram showing the relationship between two variables
170 terms
Science Olympiad Picture This 2015
wave~lenghth
cold front
anatomy
proton
the distance, measured in the direction of propagation of a w…
the zone separating two air masses, of which the cooler, dens…
the science dealing with the structure of animals and plants
a positively charged elementary particle that is a fundamenta…
wave~lenghth
the distance, measured in the direction of propagation of a w…
cold front
the zone separating two air masses, of which the cooler, dens…
150 terms
Science Olympiad
Abiotic
Decomposer
Acid
camoflage
a nonliving part of an ecosystem
Consumer that break down the remains and ways of plants and a…
a chemical compound that:1. turns blue litmus paper red 2.has…
an adaptation that allows an animal to blend into its surroun…
Abiotic
a nonliving part of an ecosystem
Decomposer
Consumer that break down the remains and ways of plants and a…
10 terms
Science Olympiad: Weather or Not
Barometer
Wind Vane
Psychrometer
Thermometer
a tool used to measure air pressure
a tool used to indicate wind direction
a tool used to measure relative humidity; also known as a wet…
a tool used to measure the air temperature
Barometer
a tool used to measure air pressure
Wind Vane
a tool used to indicate wind direction
34 terms
Science Olympiad Meteorology 2016
Hook Echo
Station Plot
Pressure Tendencies
Gust Front
A hooked projection on RADAR or satellite that implies air ci…
A diagram marking the weather in an area.
The change in pressure, generally over a period of three hours.
Leading edge of a thunderstorm's downdraft.
Hook Echo
A hooked projection on RADAR or satellite that implies air ci…
Station Plot
A diagram marking the weather in an area.
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